Ritchie slams Department over Strangford Ferry failures
Posted on 09/12/2016
SDLP South Down MP Margaret Ritchie has slammed the Department for Infrastructure over the lack of accountability and their ineptitude in relation to the failures of the new MV Strangford Ferry vessel as the ramps will not allow cars to disembark from the vessel.
Durkan warns ‘fissures are being driven into foundations & bedrock of GFA’
Posted on 08/12/2016
SDLP Foyle MP Mark Durkan has said “fissures are being driven into the foundations and bedrock of the Good Friday Agreement” and that if the key constitutional precept of consensus is not housed in any new UK-EU treaty resulting from negotiations on Brexit, we shall be in “a very serious situation”.
Eastwood: Foster must appear before Public Accounts Committee
Posted on 07/12/2016 by Colum Eastwood MLA
SDLP Leader Colum Eastwood MLA has called for an Assembly convention that allows Ministers to escape scrutiny from the Public Accounts Committee to be waived, leaving no impediment to First Minister Arlene Foster accounting for the scandal ridden Renewable Heat Incentive scheme.